The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 350

Builder Identification

Charlotte, North Carolina, 1981 - 1988.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

    J. Fred Barr was with Southeastern Pipe Organ Service of Charlotte, NC, from around 1981 to at least 1998. According to John Apple1, he did voicing work on at least two Moller organs in Charlotte; Sardis Presbyterian Church, Moller Opus 9364 (installed 1960) and Trinity Presbyterian, Moller Opus 10,031 (1965).

    Source:
    1. John Apple Pipe Organs of Charlotte (Michael's Music Service, Charlotte NC 1985) pp.26 and 31.

    Not to be confused with Fred Bahr, tonal director at Parkey Organs, formerly with Patrick Murphey.

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